Mansour bin Zayed will Honour 150 Grade 12 UAE top-Achievers
Abu Dhabi 7th July, 2012:
In a new initiative introduced by HH President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan to honor G-12 top-students across UAE, H.H. Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) will attend the honoring ceremony of G12 top-achievers for the school year 2011-2012, scheduled to be held on Monday July 9, 2012 at 11 am, the Emirates Palace Hotel. A number of 150 G12 Emirati and non-Emirati top achieving students attending public schools and Institutes of Applied Technology who have achieved a minimum score of 98%, as well as Emirati special needs students achieving a minimum of 95%, one from each regional office, will be honored.
Mr. Al-Dhaheri said that this new initiative emphasizes the keenness of our prudent leadership to promote and develop education in UAE.
Al-Dhaheri also pointed out that the continuous support of H. H. General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Chairman of ADEC, and the keenness of Sheikh Mansour to encourage top students comes in line with the vision of our leadership to provide the education sector in UAE with the necessary support.
“Students have been selected based on a number of criteria identified by the honoring ceremony’s organizing committee, on top of which is achieving minimum score of 98%. Scientific and literary section students as well as IAT Students from all educational zones and regional offices across UAE will be honored”, explained Al-Dhaheri.
Al-Dhaheri commented that this initiative would certainly promote academic excellence among students, consolidate the concepts of creativity in various educational institutions and provide students with the proper learning environment that would enable them to excel & become higher achievers.
“ADEC highly values this initiative which reflects the eagerness of UAE leadership to promote education and help our students compete globally and meet the highest international standards. The educational field highly appreciates this kind gesture from HH the president which will have a positive impact on the development of education throughout the country”, concluded Al-Dhaheri.